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2018 exhibits

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ART LEAGUE RHODE ISLAND

Veterans Memorial Auditorium (THE VETS) Gallery

One Avenue of the Arts

Providence, RI 02903

(401) 861-0500


Parsing Sign and Image – An Open Juried National Exhibition

14 September – 1 December 2018


Link to the online show catalog:




Parsing Sign and Image sought submissions that consider the influence of letters, text, signs and language. Images have power to convey ideas across languages and cultures. Images can stand alone without relying on a literal translation. Today our visual fields are filled with imagery (television to Instagram) and a literate mind unconsciously reads text without considering it. You don’t have to tell yourself to read a stop sign – you just do. From road signs and graffiti, to pop-up ads and text messages, we are constantly and instantaneously ingesting language and its message. How does the involuntary practice of reading, translating, influence the artistic practice? Can text itself stand as an image, or will our minds always connect to a literal meaning? Must a word always carry meaning, or can words and letters act as graphic elements of pattern and design?



MOSS MANSION

914 Division St.

Billings, MT 59101

(406) 256-5100


Farm to Table: Family and Food in the Yellowstone Valley

1 May - 6 October 2018


FARM TO TABLE: Family and Food in Montana is an accompanying art exhibit to the Moss Mansion’s 2018 exhibit. The art exhibit explores farming, agriculture, cooking, sustainability, and tradition in Montana over the last 150 years. Two-dimensional works in a variety of media and styles will be on view to a local, national, and international population from May 2018 - September 2018.



OVERLAND PARK KANSAS ART AT THE CENTER

Tomahawk Ridge Community Center

11902 Lowell Avenue

Overland Park, KS 66213

(913) 895-6000


The Cultural Diversity Exhibition

3 August - 9 September 2018


This exhibition seeks to showcase cultural diversity through art by welcoming art that positively showcases ethnicity, age, challenges both physical or cognitive, gender, language and religion.